11 April 2018
« Doctor, my legs are swollen! » It is not rare that we hear this sentence. There are different levels of swelling. Most people who work standing all day can see the linings of their socks on their skin when they take them off in the evening.
15 November 2017
Everyone talks about cholesterol, the good one and the bad one that causes clogging of the arteries, but very few people know the vital role of cholesterol in the human body.
Blood is composed of red blood cells, white blood cells, platelets and plasma.
Each cardiac contraction create a wave in the arteries that can be perceived with the finger
The platelets are small particles found in the blood.
The majority of chest pains often remain without identifiable causes. We must make sure that the heart is not the source of this pain. If you have thoracic discomfort, and it worries you, speak to a doctor.
The circulatory system is about to take place a few days after fertilization of the egg by the spermatozoon.
SYNCOPE OR LOSS OF CONSCIOUSNESS
Syncope, fainting or loss of consciousness is transient fainting due to decreased blood flow towards the brain.
Vasovagal syncope is part of the so-called reflex syncope family. It is by far the most common of all syncope. It is estimated that 1 in 4 people will have at least one episode of vasovagal syncope in their life. Most of the time, standing for a long period...